Earnest Mathenia

Earnest Mathenia Earnest Mathenia, 81 of Pixley, California passed away on Saturday, December 1, 2012 in Tulare, California. Earnest was born in Steel, Missouri on August 4, 1931 to Earnest Arch and Inez Mathenia. His family moved to Pixley, California in 1942 where he was raised and educated. He was the last of six siblings surviving. He worked for over fifty years as a farm laborer in Tulare County. Earnest loved working in his yard. Earnest was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy in August of 2012. He is survived by numerous nieces and nephews in Tulare and Pixley area. Graveside services were held on Friday, December 7, 2012 at 1 p.m. at the Tipton-Pixley Cemetery. Tributes and condolences may be made at www.millerchapel.com. Arrangements entrusted to Miller Memorial Chapel, 1120 W. Goshen Avenue, Visalia, CA 93291 (559) 732-8371

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Miller Memorial Chapel
1120 West Goshen Ave Visalia, CA 93291
(559) 732-8371

Published in Visalia Times-Delta and Tulare Adv-Register on Dec. 8, 2012